Pen, Pixels and Diorama!


Arts and Media Creative Camp

Looking for an exciting Winter Camp? Engage and inspire your kids this break with a unique experience at Makerspace Al Zeina Arts camps.

Have yourself or your young ones learn how to develop manual and digital sketches, using the aid of computer software and bring a favourite story and character to live design and fabrication objects. A fun and creative process and final result. 


Contact the Front Desk 02 558 8624 for more information or sign up your kid directly by booking a seat. 

Arts and Media Winter Camp Schedule

  • From Sunday 5th of January 2020 to Thursday 9th of January 2020
  • Camp Time: Every morning between 9:30am and 1:30pm


Arts and Media Camp Outline 

How do you make strong ideas a visual reality?
         By hand - drawing painting etc
         Digital tools mix - layer & manipulate

What does the student need?
         No need to be a drawing talent
         Be a creative mind who loves to do telephone doodling!

So how is this done? Going back and forth between the following fun steps:

  • Find a book a chapter in a book that you like, get the most important characters out and start doodling, every source can be used, even the internet!
  • Make your ink palette, Go wild Go crazy swirl it splash it, scan it
  • Use the scribbles the doodles the traces and scan them, manipulate with Photoshop, smooth your hand drawings or use technical drawings in your story
  • Collect everything you’ve done and put it together
  • Use fabrication tools and material to bring your characters and illustrations to become a product. 


Day 1: Manual and digital illustrations, ink splashing and scanning 

Day 2: Collecting Elements and creating an article around them 

Day 3: Digitizing and vectorising the collected material, work with fabrication tools. 

Day 4: Continue trouble shooting and graphics and product development 

Day 5: Build and assemble the final product, have your own Diorama. 


Age & Supervision requirements;

  • Minimum age: 12
  • Maximum age: no maximum 
  • No parental supervision is necessary! You can register as parent and child and get a 20% discount, please call front desk to sign up. 


Prerequisites & Other Requirements 

  • The camp will be conducted in English.



  • Member & Non-Member Price: AED 700.00


Number of Students

  • Minimum number of registrations: 4
  • Maximum number of registrations: 15
    • Please note that this camp requires a minimum number of FOUR registrations to proceed.
    • If registrations do not reach this number, TechShop retains the right to cancel the camp.
    • Registrations over this limit will be placed on a waiting list.
    • Parents will be notified 72 hours prior to the camps' start in case of any changes.
      Camp fees are not refunded, but credited for future classes in case of cancellation (except in the instance where the camp does not go ahead, in which case registration cost is reimbursed in full), please refer to our Payments, Refunds & Cancellations for more information. 



  • Closed-toed shoes are mandatory for all participants. Open-toed footwear of any kind is not permitted and unfortunately if this requirement is not met, we will not be able to allow access to the facility.

Members & Non-Members (from 12 years): AED 700.00